Profs & Post-Docs Supervised

Dr. Tomasz Lodygowski, Visiting Professor at LSU, Vice Rector, Poznan University of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Poznan, Poland, Term of appointment: May 2010.

Dr. Babur Deliktas, Visiting Associate Professor at LSU, Currently: Associate Professor and Associate Chairman, Department of Civil Engineering, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey, Term of appointment: 2/08 – 1/10.

Dr. Piotr Perzyna, Visiting Professor at LSU, Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Warsaw, Poland, Term of appointment: 3/08 – 4/08.

Dr. Tomasz Lodygowski, Visiting Professor at LSU, Vice Rector, Poznan University of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Poznan, Poland, Term of appointment: October 2007.

Dr. Taehyo Park, Visiting Professor at LSU, Associate Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, Term of appointment: 10/07 – 10/11.

Dr. Guangyu Shi, Visiting Professor at LSU, Professor, Department of Mechanics, School of Mechanical Engineering, Tianjin University, China, Term of appointment: 8/07 – 9/07.

Dr. Zdzislaw Nowak, Visiting Professor at LSU, Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Warsaw, Poland, Term of appointment: 10/06 – 11/06.

Dr. Piotr Perzyna, Visiting Professor at LSU, Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Warsaw, Poland, Term of appointment: 10/06 – 11/06.

Dr. Tomasz Lodygowski, Visiting Professor at LSU, Vice Rector, Poznan University of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Poznan, Poland, Term of appointment: July 2006.

Dr. Farid H. Abed, Post Doctoral Associate at LSU, Term of appointment: 8/15/2005 – 8/31/2006.

Dr. Adam Glema, Visiting Professor at LSU, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Poznan University of Technology, Poznan, Poland, Term of appointment: 5/05 – 6/05.

Dr. Tomasz Lodygowski, Visiting Professor at LSU, Vice Rector, Poznan University of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering, Poznan, Poland, Term of appointment: October 2004.

Dr. Piotr Perzyna, Visiting Professor at LSU, Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Warsaw, Poland, Term of appointment: 10/04 – 11/04.

Dr. Peter Kattan, Visiting Assistant Professor at LSU, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Applied Science University, Amman, Jordan, Term of appointment: 4/1/04 – 1/31/06.

Dr. Rashid Kamel Abu Al-Rub, Post Doctoral Associate at LSU, Term of appointment: 5/25/2004 – 8/15/2004.
Currently: Professional in Residence, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Dr. Gustavo Weber, Visiting Associate Professor at LSU, Scientist, Rancho Los Amieos, Downey, California, Term of appointment: 4/1/02 – 12/15/02.

Dr. Chung Rak Song, Ph. D. in Civil Engineering, December 1999, Louisiana State University, Term of appointment: 1/11/2000 – 12/31/2000.

Dr. Babur Deliktas, Assistant Professor and Chairman, Department of Civil Engineering, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey, Term of appointment 9/1/99-1/31/2000.
Currently: Assistant Professor and Chairman, Department of Civil Engineering, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey.

Ma Kexin, Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Tianjin Urban Construction College, Tianjin, P. R. China, Term of appointment 9/1/97 – 10/15/99.

Dr. Alexander Zolochevsky, Associate Professor in Physical Engineering Department, Kharkov Polytechnic Institute, Kharkov, Ukraine, Term of appointment: 10/1/96 – 9/30/97.

Dr. Taehyo Park, Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Damage Mechanics), December 1994, Louisiana State University, Term of appointment: 2/15/95 – 5/31/97.
Currently: Assistant Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea.

Dr. Anthony R. Venson, Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Damage in Metal Matrix Composites), December 1994, Louisiana State University, Term of appointment: 1/1/95 – 7/31/95.
Currently: Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, Louisiana.

Dr. Srinivasan Sivakumar, Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Cyclic Plasticity in Metals), December 1993, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Term of appointment: 12/17/93 -8/17/94.
Currently: Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Mechanics, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, Tamil Nadu, India.

Dr. Pradeep U. Kurup, Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Geomechanics), May 1993, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Term of appointment: 5/24/93 – 11/15/94.
Currently: Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Massachusetts-Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts. He was awarded the prestigious CAREER award of the National Science Foundation, 1999.

Dr. Taher Abu-Lebdeh, Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Damage and Fracture Mechanics), December 1992, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Term of appointment: 12/17/92 – 3/1/93.
Currently: Instructor and Director of Materials Laboratory, Civil Engineering Technology, Guilford Technical College, Jamestown, North Carolina.

Dr. Chidambaram Channakeshava, Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Computational and Fracture Mechanics), May 1988, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, Term of appointment: 1/1/92 – 7/1/92.
Currently: Research Associate, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India.

Dr. Peter I. Kattan, Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Damage Mechanics), December 1989, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Term of appointment: 1/1/90 – 1/2/95.
Currently: Associate Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Applied Science University, Amman, Jordan.

Dr. Guangyu Shi, Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Computational Solid Mechanics), August 1988, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, Term of appointment: 1/1/89 – 9/1/91.
Currently: Associate Professor, Research Institute of Engineering Mechanics, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China.